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Aadhaar data breach FIR: Shimla journos protest govt's move

Press Trust of India  |  Shimla 

Journalists under the banner of the Press Club of Shimla, today held a meeting and submitted a memorandum to protesting the filing a case over a report in The Tribune on alleged data breach.

A delegation led by press club called on the at the Raj Bhawan here and appraised him about the incident.

They said that the action by the Unique Identification Authority of (UIDAI) was totally uncalled for and a brazen attack on the press press.

"We are shocked over the move of the and condemn it and vow to fight it out," the memorandum said.

The Police has registered an "open-ended" FIR on a complaint from the over the report on the alleged data breach of more than one billion cards.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 22:30 IST